The School for Highly Gifted Students



The School for Highly Gifted Students Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

The School for Highly Gifted Students Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 1
2 12
3 5
4 20
5 12
6 8
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

The School for Highly Gifted Students is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Spring Branch Independent School District. It enrolls 58 students in grades 1st through 12th. The School for Highly Gifted Students is the 4,727th largest public school in Texas and the 54,532nd largest nationally. It has 6.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 58
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Full Time Teachers: 9.74
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,532nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 4,727th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 58th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,647th out of 4,778

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The School for Highly Gifted Students Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 31
(53%)
13,255
(51%)
 Female 27
(47%)
12,571
(49%)

The School for Highly Gifted Students Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 43
(74%)
6,780
(26%)
 Asian 9
(16%)
1,589
(6%)
 Two or More 3
(5%)
446
(2%)
 Hispanic 2
(3%)
15,591
(60%)
 Black 1
(2%)
1,139
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
18
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
263
(1%)

The School for Highly Gifted Students Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 52
(90%)
10,498
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(5%)
736
(3%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 3
(5%)
14,592
(57%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, The School for Highly Gifted Students is ranked 4,753rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of The School for Highly Gifted Students students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Compare The School for Highly Gifted Students to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
600.0% 6.0:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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